Tag: Kodagu Rains

Rains clobber Kodagu
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Rains clobber Kodagu

August 8, 2019

Incessant heavy to very heavy rainfall is lashing Kodagu since the last four days bringing untold misery to the people of the hilly district. While last year’s havoc of floods and landslides — a result of a series of cloudbursts — was concentrated in Madikeri and Somwarpet Taluks, this year the scene has shifted to…

Rain continues to batter Kodagu; KRS inflow touches 22,719 cusecs
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Rain continues to batter Kodagu; KRS inflow touches 22,719 cusecs

August 7, 2019

Madikeri / Mysuru: Kodagu District Administration has sounded Red Alert in Coffee District Kodagu till Aug.10 following intensified rain under the influence of South West Monsoon. The decision on whether to extend the alert will be after assessing the rain situation.  With the India Meteorological Department (IMD) forecasting heavy rainfall and issuing ‘Orange and Red’…

Orange & Red Alert in Kodagu
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Orange & Red Alert in Kodagu

August 6, 2019

Madikeri/Mysuru: Orange Alert has been declared in Kodagu from today (Aug. 6) till tomorrow morning (Aug. 7) following predictions by the India Meteorological Department (IMD) as heavy rainfall of 115.6 mm to 204.4 mm is expected till Wednesday morning.  The Kodagu district administration has also declared holiday for schools and colleges today. Meanwhile, the district…

Clouds open up in Kodagu
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Clouds open up in Kodagu

August 5, 2019

Road link to Kerala severed as Highway caves-in; DC bans traffic for three days; Vehicles moving towards Kerala diverted via Gonikoppal, Manandavadi Virajpet/ Madikeri: The dark clouds have finally opened up in Kodagu after a long break and it has been raining heavily since the last three days. Rains, accompanied by landslides, have caused extensive…

Rs. 535 crore required to repair damaged roads in Kodagu
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Rs. 535 crore required to repair damaged roads in Kodagu

August 2, 2019

CM asks Kodagu DC to prepare action plan so that works can be expedited Bengaluru: After sailing through the Floor Test in the Legislative Assembly on Monday, Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa has got into action and on Tuesday, he held a meeting with officials and MLAs from Kodagu to discuss the status of relief…

‘Red Alert’ declared again in Kodagu District
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‘Red Alert’ declared again in Kodagu District

July 23, 2019

Madikeri: With the monsoon gaining traction in the district and the India Meteorological Department (IMD) predicting heavy rains (204 mm of rains) from July 22 to 24, the Kodagu District Administration has re-issued ‘Red Alert’ across the District. Kodagu District Deputy Commissioner Annies Kanmani Joy has asked the public and the tourists to take necessary…

No boating in Ranganathittu
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No boating in Ranganathittu

July 21, 2019

Rain picks up pace in Kodagu; cloud-seeding operations from Mysuru from July 24 Mysuru: Boating operations have been suspended at Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary from yesterday for an indefinite period as the  flow in the Cauvery has significantly increased. The bird sanctuary is located on the banks of River Cauvery downstream of KRS reservoir near Srirangapatna…

Kodagu receives moderate rainfall
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Kodagu receives moderate rainfall

July 21, 2019

Landslide sweeps away under-construction house; vehicles damaged Madikeri: At last, the farmers of Cauvery Catchment Area can breathe a sigh of relief as Kodagu began to receive rainfall as predicted by the India Meteorological Department (IMD) till July 22 (tomorrow). With IMD predicting heavy rainfall, the District Administration has issued a ‘Red Alert’ in Kodagu….

South West Monsoon takes a break in Kodagu
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South West Monsoon takes a break in Kodagu

July 14, 2019

District receives only 9 mm rainfall in the last 24 hours; waterfalls weaken. KRS water level stands at 89.85 feet against a maximum level of 124.80 feet. Weatherman predicts that rains might pick up pace after July 17. Madikeri:Monsoon has taken a break in Kodagu and in the last 24 hours, the average rainfall recorded…

Finally, monsoon gains vigour in Kodagu
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Finally, monsoon gains vigour in Kodagu

July 7, 2019

Triveni Sangama at Bhagamandala is nearing submersion; monsoon 54% below normal in Kodagu Madikeri: After taking an initial long break, the Southwest Monsoon has picked up pace in Kodagu and it has been raining cats and dogs since the last three days. Rains have resulted in inundation of several low-lying areas and overflowing of rivulets…

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